May 5, 2016

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The Morning Hit–3/18/16

Welcome back to The Morning Hit, where we talk about what people are talking about online. The web has become the digital equivalent of the office water cooler, and it’s becoming more necessary by the day to stay in the loop. Enough of the pleasantries, let’s hit it. The Bronze premieres! “The Bronze,” a movie that Read More…

Locals thrilled to see town in ‘Bronze’

AMHERST — Locals who saw a VIP advance screening of the Melissa Rauch comedy “The Bronze” thought the movie cast their town in a great light while casting its star in a decidedly different role from her eternally cheery role on TV’s “The Big Bang Theory.” “We knew the content of the script going in Read More…

The Morning Hit–3/11/16

Welcome back to The Morning Hit, where we talk about what people are talking about online. The web has become the digital equivalent of the office water cooler, and it’s becoming more necessary by the day to stay in the loop. Enough of the pleasantries, let’s hit it. Presidential cookies! Kiedrowski’s Simply Delicious Bakery in Amherst Read More…

In a culinary showdown, Sanders takes the cookie

AMHERST — U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders is leading among billionaire Donald Trump, former U.S. Sen. and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Gov. John Kasich as the top-selling candidate cookie at Kiedrowski’s Simply Delicious Bakery. The bakery hasn’t been getting many requests for U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz or U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio. And Ben Carson? Read More…

Police respond to scuffle at fundraiser

AMHERST — Police were called to a  weekend fundraising event for the family of a mother who died in July 2015 when a car slammed into her state Route 58 home. Officers responded to the event to  break up an altercation between the woman’s husband and her sister. Police were called to the Amherst Veterans Read More…

Man who drove into Amherst building identified; police say he might have had medical event prior to crash

AMHERST – The man who drove into a building in Amherst on Tuesday has been identified as Richard Snizek, 69, of Lorain. Amherst Police Lt. Dan Makruski said it appeared Snizek had a medical event prior to the crash. He said Snizek’s vehicle came from the service road by Amherst Plaza, drove through a stop Read More…

VIDEO: Driver taken to hospital after vehicle goes into storefront

Car into a building. Posted by The Chronicle Telegram on Tuesday, March 8, 2016 AMHERST — The driver of a sport utility vehicle was transported to a local hospital after apparently driving his vehicle into the front of a building on Kresge Drive. The driver, described as an elderly male, hopped the curb and ran Read More…

Neighbors aid victim of fire

AMHERST — A typical 17-year-old boy wouldn’t have seen a man fleeing his burning house without a coat or anything on his feet and offer up his own possessions to make the man comfortable. A typical 17-year-old boy also wouldn’t have helped the 86-year-old man put on the socks because he was struggling to do Read More…

Man escapes from Amherst house fire – Video

AMHERST — A man said he made a stupid mistake with a wood burner in his basement and it led to a fire in his home at 411 N. Leavitt Road Thursday afternoon. “I put a couple of logs on the wood burner in my basement and I knew they were probably too big for Read More…

Election officials find uncontested primaries wasteful

AMHERST — Last May, the city incurred a bill of nearly $16,000 to pay for an uncontested Democratic primary. The city is not alone, so in hopes of eliminating similar situations in the future, Paul Adams, director of the Lorain County Board of Elections, has proposed a change in state law that would end the Read More…